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Launchpad Competition Finals Set for Feb. 27

Six young companies will compete Feb. 27 for $150,000 in startup funding at the Alabama Launchpad final pitch competition for this year’s first cycle...

PMT Publishing Expands Event Planning Services

Annual events now include the Southern Automotive Conference, Best Companies to Work For, Manufacturing Safety Awards and Inspiration Homes.

Learning About Small Business Investment Companies

Business owners from around the state recently gathered at Miles College to learn more about small business investment companies. Licensed by the U.S. Small Business...

Cooking Up A Successful Beach Destination

Cosmo’s Restaurant & Bar is the centerpiece of a business cluster that’s earned kudos for food, fun and business prowess.

Go Behind the Scenes at Auburn’s Behind the Glass

Operated by a mother and daughter, this downtown Auburn fashion store offers a 32-year lesson in small business resilience and evolution.

Huntsville Confectionery Enjoys Sweet Success

Two Huntsville women made exquisite sweets a smash success in Lowe Mill.

Mining Hardship for Prosperity

The Appalachian Regional Commission, Southern Research and a team of college interns assist small businesses in four counties hit by a coal mining slump.

Family Dinner on Demand

Nourishing, handmade meals that bring the family back together for dinner, delivered in 38 states from a kitchen in Birmingham. Two veterans of the fiercely competitive food industry fulfilled this improbable business plan in only four years.

Surviving and Thriving in Dog-Eat-Dog E-Commerce

Veterinary Internet ships vet supplies to 38 states and four continents, makes swift adaptations in IT, inventory and marketplaces, and stays a nip ahead of Amazon.

Meet the UAB Excellence in Business Top 25 Award Winners

Now entering its sixth year, the Top 25 program is a sought-after recognition for UAB alumni worldwide.

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